Dane Bowers ‘hit ex-girlfriend in self-defence’, court told
14 September 2015
From the section London
Dane Bowers denies one count of assault by beating
Pop singer Dane Bowers has denied assaulting his ex-girlfriend, saying he was acting in self-defence when he hit her.
He accepted that he made contact with Sophie Cahill’s face when he flailed his arms during a scuffle.
But he told Croydon Magistrates’ Court it was accidental.
Ms Cahill, of Cwmbran, Torfaen, said Mr Bowers had hit her in the face, bloodying her nose, and had pulled her hair and squeezed her throat.
Asked by John Blandford, defending, if it was true that he had beaten her up, …read more
Source:: BBC Entertainment